Syracuse gave a great effort against North Carolina on Monday night in Chapel Hill but ran out of steam late. What can you expect when you’re playing four deep? Can Boeheim work another miracle or are we looking at a 14 loss regular season?
With only 8 scholarship players available to Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim, does he have any options available to turn to when things aren’t going the Orange’s way? We recap a great win against Wake Forest and an equally poor loss at Clemson. Will the real Syracuse team please stand up? In Conner’s Corner Trivia, a test of your knowledge of Syracuse jersey numbers and we discuss Syracuse’s scholarship problem if Thomas Bryant chooses to take his talents to the hill.
The Syracuse Orange survived a late rally from Louisiana Tech in the Carrier Dome on Sunday evening to snap a 2-game losing skid. How happy are Syracuse fans with the win? Jim Sinicropi and Brad Conner discuss if Kaleb Joseph should start, if Trevor Cooney is better than we thought, and why Tyler Roberson may be the missing piece. Also, in Conner’s Corner Trivia, can you name the out-of-conference opponents Syracuse basketball has beaten the most in their history?
Dave Barnick is in-studio to talk about two Syracuse losses over the past week, on the road at Michigan and at home to St. John’s. What can Jim Boeheim do to get this team on the winning track heading towards the ACC schedule. Also, test your knowledge of SU basketball history with some great Orange trivia and do you still root for the old Big East teams?
On Sunday night’s live edition of the Upstate Orange Podcast we recap Syracuse’s two games at Madison Square Garden and give bright spots and low points from the loss to California and the win over Iowa. Some great Orange Trivia and our first ever Syracuse fantasy draft, and we question if this team might ultimately end up in the NIT.
With two regular season games in the books, both wins, we evaluate the Syracuse men’s basketball team roster and debate whether our halfcourt offense will be improved and if this is a great rebounding team. Then, we rank the eight Syracuse guards who have manned the point over the last 10 years. Also, Happy 70th birthday to Coach Boeheim. How many more years will he coach and after winning his 950th versus Hampton, how many more wins before he hangs it up?
Join Jim Sinicropi, Matt Verkey and Brad Conner as they get ready for another season of Syracuse Orange basketball. Will the freshmen and emerging sophomores fill the void left by the exit of Tyler Ennis, C.J. Fair, and Jeremi Grant? Can Rakeem Christmas step up and lead this team in his senior season? Can Trevor Cooney hit the rim consistently on a three point shot? These questions answered, along with some great Orange trivia on the season premiere of the Upstate Orange Podcast on FingerLakes1.TV.
A recap of Syracuse’s victory over Indiana in the Orange’s first ever Big Ten – ACC Challenge on Tuesday night in the Carrier Dome. Did you enjoy the infomercial for Syracuse basketball as much as Dan Dakich and Mike Tirico did bringing it to you? Also, why Syracuse is the best team in the country right now, our preferences for future out-of-conference opponents and how well do you recall the Orange’s participation in cross-conference “challenge” games?
In our final episode of the season we take a look back at the Syracuse Orange’s 2012-13 campaign culminating in a run to the Final Four. Also, some great Orange trivia and a look ahead to Syracuse’s roster heading into next season. Who will back up Tyler Ennis at point guard? Trevor Cooney? Will Dajuan Coleman break out and is Jeremi Grant a lottery pick in next year’s NBA Draft?